2016/17

2017

December 21: Open house of the Institute of Electromagnetic Theory. First-hand information for students with regard to teaching and research in the areas of interest of the Institute.
December 15: Farewell of Dr.-Ing. Fabian Happ from the University Siegen who has worked for many years at the Institute of Electromagnetic Theory.
December 13: Successful defense by M. Sc. David Dahl of his Ph.D. thesis “Electromagnetic Modeling and Optimization of Through Silicon Vias“.
October 25-26: Active participation of Prof. Schuster in the EMC Boot Camp 2017 of the IEEE German EMC Chapter at Airbus Defence and Space in Ottobrunn near Munich. During these two days close too a hundred participants got to know the fundamentals of EMC in seminars and guided tours. PDF
October 17: Invited talk at TUHH by Dr. Kate Remley, NIST Communications Technology Laboratory Boulder, USA, within the IEEE Distinguished Lecturer program of the IEEE EMC Society on the topic of „Bringing Precision to Measurements for Millimeter-wave 5G Wireless: Conducted and Free-Field Modulated-Signal Measurements“. PDF
September 19: Institute outing in Hamburg along the River Elbe.
September 1: Successful defense by M. Sc. Fabian Happ of his Ph.D. thesis “Method of Moment Analysis of Layered Carbon Fiber Composites with Applications to Electromagnetic Compatibility“.

August 21: Presentation by Prof. Schuster during the second “Sommercamp Elektrotechnik”. Further Information. : PDF

July 13: Visit of Prof. Renato Rimolo-Donadio and farewell of Luis Ernesto Carrera Retana, both from the Costa Rica Institute of Technology (ITCR or TEC). Mr. Carrera Retana is a Ph. D. student at TEC and has been spending the last three months at the Institute and TUHH as an academic guest.

June 21: Keynote Speech by Prof. Schuster at the 2017 Asia-Pacific International EMC Symposium in Seoul, Korea, on the topic of “Signal and Power Integrity – Research in EMC”. Further Information: PDF
June 12: Successful defense by M. Sc. Jan Birger Preibisch of his Ph.D. thesis “Extension of the Contour Integral Method for Stochastic Modeling of Waveguiding Structures“.
May 22: Farewell of Peiyu Liang from Beihang University (Beijing, China) who has worked for half a year at the Institute of Electromagnetic Theory.
May 5: Invited talk at TUHH by Prof. Farhad Rachidi, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, within the IEEE Distinguished Lecturer program of the IEEE EMC Society on the topic of „Everything you don’t know about lightning… and nobody else does either“. PDF
March 15: Farewell of Dr.-Ing. Miroslav Kotzev from the University Siegen who has worked for two years at the Institute of Electromagnetic Theory.
March 6:Third “International ElectroMagnetic Proficiency Test” (iEMPT) at TUHH. Three voluntary participants from TUHH’s Master’s program in Electrical Engineering signed up for this international test regarding Classical Electrodynamics and Transmission Line Theory.
Further Information.

February 3: Invited talk at TUHH by Dr. Hubert Harrer, Senior Technical Staff Member for Packaging and System Hardware Development, IBM Systems & Technology Group Germany on the topic of: “Chip and Packaging Technologies in IBM High End Server Systems”. PDF

2016

December 5: Visit by Prof. Schuster of the Costa Rica Institute of Technology (Instituto Tecnologico de Costa Rica, ITCR) by invitation of Prof. Rimolo-Donadio, former Ph.D. student at TUHH. Both professors took part in the “Costa Rican – German Days of Innovation” in San Jose, Costa Rica, December 6-8, organized by the Costa Rican Ministry of Science, Technology and Telecommunications (MICITT) and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

October 13: Presentation by Prof. Schuster on the topic of “Fundamentals of Signal and Power Integrity“ during the EMC Boot Camp 2016 of the IEEE German EMC Chapter at Helmut-Schmidt-University of the Federal Armed Forces in Hamburg.
Further Information.
October 11: Institute outing at the “Internationles Maritimes
Museum Hamburg”.
August 22: Presentation by Prof. Schuster during the “Sommercamp Elektrotechnik 2016”. Further Information.
August 10: Farewell of Sangwook Park from Ajou University (Suwon, South Korea) who has worked for almost a year at the Institute of Electromagnetic Theory.
July 8: Summer party at the Institute and also a farewell party from Prof. Gronwald.

July 6: Presentation by Prof. Schuster together with Prof. Le Borne from the Institute of Mathematics on the subject “Der Tanz elektrischer Ströme und die Musik von Radiowellen: Vom Experiment zur Computer-Simulation” as part of the 2016 presentation series on industrial and engineering mathematics at TUHH.
April 29: Invited talks at TUHH by Scott Piper, General Motors, USA, and Dr. Marco Klingler, PSA Group, France, within the IEEE Distinguished Lecturer program of the IEEE EMC Society on the topics of
“What I Wish I Knew about EMC Simulation when I First Started” and “EMC Issues of Tomorrow’s New Automotive Technologies – Impacts on Specifications, Design and Validations”. PDF
April 8: Successful defense by M. Sc. Alexander Vogt of his Ph.D. thesis “Analysis of Electromagnetic Interference in Server Casings.”
March 30: Farewell for Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Frank Gronwald who will leave the Institute and TUHH to become full professor at the University of Siegen on April 1. Congratulations!

February 29: Second “International ElectroMagnetic Proficiency Test (iEMPT)” at TUHH. Three volunteer master students of electrical engineering participated in this international test on electromagnetic theory. Further informations.

February 22: Visit and invited lecture at TUHH by Dr. Sebastian Müller, Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, USA) on the topic of “Modelling Embedded Inductances for Integrated Voltage Regulator Modules”.

February 5: Visit and invited lecture at TUHH by Dr. Lei Wang, Laboratory of Electromagnetics and Acoustics (LEMA), Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL Switzerland) on the topic of “Performance-Enhanced Planar Horn Antennas”.